How is Aluminum Recycled: The Recycling Process

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Christine

Hi,

I am wondering at what point in the process do plastic-wrapped (sleeved labels on some cans) gets removed… I have a few different people telling me that the plastic wrap gets removed via a solvent, and some that say it gets removed out in the smelter.

Do you know the answer?

Thanks!

-Christine

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